Agelenids of the World

Systematics and Taxonomy of Agelenidae, a Worldwide distributed Spider Family

On two closely related funnel-web spider species, Agelena orientalis CL Koch, 1837, and A. labyrinthica (Clerck, 1757) (Aranei: Agelenidae)

Publication Type:Journal Article
Year of Publication:2011
Authors:M. M. Kovblyuk, Kastrygina Z. A.
Journal:Arthropoda Selecta
Date Published:2011
ISBN Number:0136-006X

Redescriptions of two closely related species Agelena orientalis C.L. Koch, 1837 and A. labyrinthica (Clerck, 1757) are provided, based on specimens from Crimea, continental Ukraine and Abkhazia (West Caucasus). Crimea is supposed to be the northernmost point of A. orientalls distribution. Comparative illustrations, diagnoses, spatial distribution, seasonal dynamics of activity for both species are presented.

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